Content-type: text/html Downes.ca ~ Stephen's Web ~ In Defense of Meaning Holism

Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community

In Defense of Meaning Holism

    Page: /



Author: Stephen Downes
Downloads: (Old style)
[]

Canadian Philosophical Association National Conference, Canadian Philosophical Association, Calgary, Alberta, Lecture, Jun 16, 1994.

The idea of meaning holism is that the meaning of a word is not defined in terms of the word by itself (for example, by what it refers to or what it represents) but rather in defined in part by its relation to the other words in the language. Paper exists, but has not been digitized.



Stephen Downes Stephen Downes, Casselman, Canada
stephen@downes.ca

Copyright 2024
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2024 10:15 p.m.

Canadian Flag Creative Commons License.

Force:yes